Rarely known Ghanaian actress Ella Mensah has revealed why she bleached her skin with an injection which costs £2,000.
According to the controversial actress, she bleached her skin to get roles in Nigerian movies.
Speaking to Delay on the ‘Delay Show’, Ella Mensah disclosed that she was dark before going to Nigeria but had to bleach her skin to get Nigerian movie roles because that was the only way she could fit in.
She emphasized that movie producers and directors prefer giving roles to light-skinned actresses at the detriment of talented dark skinned actresses.
The actress who added that bleaching is her decision stated that it has helped her become acceptable in the Nigerian movie industry.
“I thought about it and it is my own skin and thank God I am not going to hurt or kill anybody. So I did it because I love it and also partly because of my job”. she said